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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 34%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 05' North
Longitude: 68° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.88 meters/second, 1508.0 km/hour, 937.0 miles/hour or 814.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.62 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.2"936.73 miwest0° 02' 11.1"2.51 minorth936.62 mi
24 hours11° 50' 18.6"764.29 mieast0° 24' 50.1"28.48 minorth763.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PlataSat 7:36 AM250 km155 miles135 nmSouthwest SW
Cockburn Town *Sat 7:36 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest W
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 7:36 AM274 km171 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
Punta CanaSat 7:36 AM284 km177 miles154 nmSouth S
Santo DomingoSat 7:36 AM316 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezSat 7:36 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 7:36 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JuanSat 7:36 AM398 km247 miles215 nmSoutheast SE
PonceSat 7:36 AM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaguasSat 7:36 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSoutheast SE
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